Apartheid and Racism in South African Children's Literature, 1985-1995
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Apartheid and Racism in South African Children's Literature, 1985-1995 by Donnarae MacCann
Book DescriptionWhile white racism has global dimensions, it has an unshakeable lease on life in South African political organizations and its educational system. Donnarae MacCann and Yulisa Maddy here provide a thorough and provocative analysis of South African children's literature during the key decade around Nelson Mandela's release from prison. Their research demonstrates that the literature of this period was derived from the same milieu -- intellectual, educational, religious, political, and economic -- that brought white supremacy to South Africa during colonial times. This volume is a signal contribution to the study of children's literature and its relation to racism and social conditions.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415936385
(229mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 25-Oct-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Donnarae MacCann
Apartheid and Racism in South African Children's Literature 1985-1995, Paperback (September 2013)
First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
White Supremacy in Children's Literature, Paperback (December 2000)» View all books by Donnarae MacCann
A compelling and penetrating study of the white supremacy myth in books for the young, revealing how children's stories have echoed the social injustice in American society.
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Author Biography - Donnarae MacCann
Donnarae McCann is Visiting Professor of African-American World Studies at the University of Iowa. She is the author of White Supremacy in Children's Literature, African Images in Juvenile Literature, and The Black American in Books for Children: Readings in Racism. Yluisa Amadu Maddy is Visiting Assistant Professor of African-American World Studies at the University of Iowa.
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